As in years prior, Forest GlenRockfords national, award-winning apartment community on McFarland Road south of Riverside Driveis a contributor to and sponsor of this years Milwaukee Irish Fest.
The largest and best Irish Fest in the world celebrates its 25th anniversary Aug. 18-21. There will be a variety of music and dance, all held on 16 stages along Milwaukees lakefront park and fairgrounds.
Forest Glen is offering a limited number of Milwaukee Irish Fest tickets to the residents of the Rockford area. Tickets will be limited to two per household. For those interested in receiving complimentary tickets, stop by the Forest Glen clubhouse south of Riverside Drive on McFarland Road. At the same time, you will be able to see a brochure for this years Irish Fest, including a complete schedule of concerts and events. Alternatively, you can visit the Irish Fest Web site at www.irishfest.com.
Also on Forest Glens list of sponsorships was the Forest Glen World-Music Concert Series, which included nine not-for-profit, benefit world-music concerts held in Rockford over the past six years. Such concerts have included the very best musicians in the world, including: Patrick Street, Solas, La Bottine Souriante, Natalie MacMaster and her band, Altan, Skyedance, Sharon Shannon and her band, Lunasa and Beolach.
From the August 17-23, 2005, issue